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Lebanon

Lebanon
  • Capital

    Capital

    Beirut

  • Local time

    Local time

    3:53

  • Population

    Population

    6.13 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +961

  • Currency

    Currency

    LL LBP (pound)

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Lebanon

Lebanon
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  • Capital

    Capital

    Beirut

  • Local time

    Local time

    3:53

  • Population

    Population

    6.13 m

  • Driving side

    Driving side

    Right

  • Calling code

    Calling code

    +961

  • Currency

    Currency

    LL LBP (pound)

  • Average Salary

    Average Salary

    $ 937

  • Petrol price

    Petrol price

    € 0.96 pl

  • Precipitation

    Precipitation

    661mm /year

Geography & travel

  • Country Area

    Country Area

    10 400 km2

  • Protected Area

    Protected Area

    3%

  • Forest Area

    Forest Area

    13%

  • Agricultural area

    Agricultural area

    64%

  • Annual air passengers

    Annual air passengers

    2.65 m

Population

  • Ethnicity

    Ethnicity

    Arab - 95 %
    Armenian - 4 %
    other - 1 %

  • Religion

    Religion

    Islam - 60 %
    Islam - 60 %
    Christian - 39 %

  • Literacy rates

    Literacy rates

    91.2%

  • Languages

    Languages

    Arabic
    French
    English

  • Armed Forces

    Armed Forces

    80 000

  • Murders

    Murders

    4 per 100k

  • Alcohol consumption

    Alcohol consumption

    2.2 l/person

  • Smoking

    Smoking

    45.4%

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes

    13%

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis

    13 per 100k

  • HIV

    HIV

    0.1%

Economy

  • Industries

    Industries

    banking, tourism, food processing, wine, jewelry, cement, textiles, mineral and chemical products, wood and furniture

  • Agriculture

    Agriculture

    citrus, grapes, tomatoes, apples, vegetables, potatoes, olives, tobacco, sheep

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    limestone, iron ore, salt, arable land

  • Energy Import

    Energy Import

    97%

  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    limestone, iron ore, salt, arable land

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    3%

  • CO2 Emissions

    CO2 Emissions

    24 070kt

  • Ease of Business

    Ease of Business

    133 (Best=1, Worst=200)

  • ATMs per 100k people

    ATMs per 100k people

    38

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What not to do when visiting Lebanon

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Marker Lebanon
Business & Communication

Don’t forget to shake hands when greeting. Good friends kiss three times on cheeks. Wait for the woman to initiate the handshake, if at all.

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2/5
Marker Lebanon
Street & Behavioral

Don’t forget homosexuality is a taboo in Lebanon - don’t discuss it either.

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Street & Behavioral

Don’t be surprised to see displays of anger in public, especially on the street and in traffic - it’s common.

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Did you know

Did you know?

Lebanon’s infamous terrorist group and political party Hezbollah has a little-known men’s chorus.

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Business & Communication

Don’t show the soles of feet when in Islamic societies.

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Tell us your experience

Tell us your experience

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Business & Communication

Don't bath naked or topless.

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